The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MSDE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
629 504 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.63% 20.40% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 218 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +75.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSDE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MSDE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland